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Russia Bans Access to LinkedIn Social Network

Russia has banned the use of the professional social network LinkedIn.

World » Russia | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 3474

Greece Commemorates 43 Years of November 17

On Thursday, Greece commemorates 43 years of the student revolt against the military dictatorship in the country.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 19:02 | Viewed: 2775

Turkey's Erdogan Accuses West of Supporting ISIS

Turkish President Recep Erdogan has accused Western countries of supporting ISIS, reported Anadolu Agency.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 18:41 | Viewed: 1527

NAWC Elects Maxim Minchev Secretary General

The fifth News Agencies World Congress (NAWC) has elected the Director General of the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency Maxim Minchev as Secretary General of the Council and decided that the sixth congress will take place in Bulgaria.

World | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 18:22 | Viewed: 1644

Turkish Officers Seek Asylum in Germany

Four months after the coup attempt in Turkey, several Turkish soldiers have requested political asylum in Germany.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2715

Kosovo Police Detain 19 Suspected of IS Links, Terror Attack Plans

Kosovo police have said nineteen people have been arrested across the country on suspicions of links to the Islamic State (IS) group and plans to carry out terrorist attacks.

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 07:55 | Viewed: 2306

Brussels Proposes Additional Control for Foreigners Travelling to EU Visa-Free

The European Commission has submitted a proposal for the introduction of an additional system for border control of foreigners who have the right to travel to the EU without a visa, reported BTA.

World » EU | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 21:04 | Viewed: 2885

Turkey’s Erdogan Gets Ready To Be President Until 2029

Turkish President Recep Erdogan may remain at his post until 2029 if the powers of the executive are increased.

World » Southeast Europe | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 20:18 | Viewed: 1320

Head of Romania's Central Election Commission Arrested for Corruption

The Chairwoman of the Central Election Commission of Romania Ana Maria Petru has been arrested on the eve of parliamentary elections in the country.

World » EU | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1709

EC Not To Stop Funds for Spain, Portugal in 2017

On Wednesday, the European Commission decided not to stop the funds for Spain and Portugal next year, in spite of the fact that the two countries are in violation of the budget rules of the EU, reported Reuters.

World » EU | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1320

Turkey Appoints New Ambassador to Israel

Kemal Ökem, chief adviser on foreign policy to the prime minister, will be Turkey's first ambassador to Israel after a six-year split, according to state-run Anadolu Agency.

World | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1829

Bulgaria To Open Consulate in Moldova's Taraclia

President Rossen Plevneliev confirmed Bulgaria’s constant support for the European integration of Moldova.

World | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1149

Germany's Steinmeier, Turkish Çavuşoğlu Enter Heated Debate

The tension between Turkey and the European Union found a new safety valve during the visit of the German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier to Turkey.

World » EU | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 15:58 | Viewed: 1217

Turkish Court Denies Appeal to Kurdish Leader's Arrest

The Diyarbakir court rejected an appeal to the arrest of People's Democratic Party (HDP) Co- chair Selahattin Demirtaş on 14, November against the terrorism charges, reported DPA, according to Dogan's agency.

World | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1301

Kremlin Hails 'Some Statements' of Bulgaria President-Elect

Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesperson has said Moscow welcomes "some of the statements" of victors in both Bulgaria and Moldova's presidential elections whose second rounds were held Sunday.

World » Russia | November 14, 2016, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2047

Socialist Head Igor Dodon Wins Moldova's Presidential Runoff

Socialist Party leader Igor Dodon has won the second round of Moldova's presidential election, partial official results indicate.

World » Southeast Europe | November 14, 2016, Monday // 07:27 | Viewed: 1358

Moldova Votes for President in Runoff

Voting is underway in Moldova where the two candidates have differing views on the country's future.

World » Southeast Europe | November 13, 2016, Sunday // 18:27 | Viewed: 2472

Russia's Ordzhonikidze: There Must Be Re-start of Relations Between Russia, USA

Moscow sees as a positive quality the determination of the newly-elected President of the USA Donald Trump, stated former Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ordzhonikidze.

World | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1167

No Bulgarians Injured in Explosion in Afghanistan Military Base

No Bulgarian military personnel from the contingent of the Bulgarian army participating in NATO’s mission in Afghanistan Resolute Support have been injured in an explosion at the airforce military base Bagram, reported the press centre of the Defence Mini

World | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 14:44 | Viewed: 2426

Turkish Govt, Opposition Agree on Introducing Presidential System

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Y?ld?r?m has stated that the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) will introduce a presidential system in  the country with the help of the opposition Nationalist Movement Party, reported Anadolu Agency, cited by Focus

World » Southeast Europe | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1436

Trump's Victory Shakes Kiev

Donald Trump’s victory may leave Ukraine alone and frightened.

World » Ukraine | November 12, 2016, Saturday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1946
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